thePeople Oakland ft. DJ KAMALA (NYC)

thePeople Oakland ft. DJ KAMALA (NYC)



The next episode of thePeople will feature the lovely and talented DJ KAMALA from NYC!!! Her taste is IMPECCABLE and her Oakland debut, long overdue. We are thrilled to welcome this Queen to the stage, The Town and to our People Family. All vibes positive. +

Come. Dance. With. Us.

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Delicious Beats by

Local Love Marketplace & Live Art

Local Eats by MARK TORRES

Hosted by Amy Nabong
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Every 4th Saturday
The New Parish
1743 San Pablo Ave.
Oakland, CA | 9pm - 3am
$5 B4 10pm - $10 after | 21+

DJ KAMALA has professionally provided sounds for over two decades with experience playing to many of New York’s best venues, underground parties and special events. For Two Plus years Kamala serves(d) as resident DJ at the exclusive Top Of The Standard, Jimmy at the James and Skylark, among the most luxe roof lounges in Manhattan. Kamala is regularly featured at the prestigious National Arts Club and recently, Kamala became part of the New York cityscape as the subject of a five story mural painted by UK artist Richard Wilson which has garnered international attention as part of a global city series. Kamala also produces, mixes and curates music for a variety of private events and various commercial ventures.

As daughter of legendary Jazz Musician, Carter Jefferson who toured with the likes of Little Richard, Jimi Hendrix, Art Blakey, Mongo Santamaria, Woody Shaw and Fort Apache Band, Kamala was endowed with a rich and prolific musical origin. A 4th generation Chelsea-Manhattan native of Indigenous & African American, Puerto-Rican and Cuban roots, Kamala’s multi-cultural upbringing provided an early introduction to Downtown culture and led her into New York’s vibrant nightlife community which laid the foundation for her musical expertise and flavorful edge. Specializing in music spanning 70’s, 80’s, 90s to present and many genres, most notably Soulful House music, Disco & Soul, classic Hip Hop, Global Lounge, & more, Kamala masterfully mixes and weaves her sets together with passion and grace. Conjuring moods that speak to her musical journey.

Kamala has shared the bill and played events with some of the most notable and Legendary DJs and Producers in the business including: Louie Vega, Jellybean Benitez, QTIP, Todd Terry, Questlove, Red Alert, Timmy Regisford, Quentin Harris, Sting International, Merlin Bobb, DJ Spinna, Rich Medina, Richard Vasquez, Ron Trent , Ruben Toro, Tony Touch, Stretch Armstrong & More.

Event Info

  • Presented By: thePeople Oakland
  • Dates: April 28, 2018
  • Location: The New Parish
  • Address: 579 18th St., Oakland, CA 94612
  • Time: 9:00 PM to 3:00 AM
  • Price: $5 before 10PM - $10 after
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